Sentence Examples


  • Wealth and society encourage civilization, which is advantageous to everyone.
  • The German emperor shared this desire, but Bismarck and the Austrian emperor wished to substitute for the imperial league some more advantageous combination.
  • Men who want to fight will always put themselves in the most advantageous conditions for fighting.
  • Considering his force (about 1450) insufficient for an attack on the fortifications, he withdrew a short distance north of Camden to an advantageous position on Hobkirk's Hill, where on the 25th of April Rawdon, with a force of only 950, took him somewhat by surprise and drove him from the field.
  • But the question whether the camp was advantageous or disadvantageous remained for him undecided.